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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family has been in the Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach area for over 230 year, coming home to visit isn't always comfortable since mom got a cat and I'm highly allergic to it. So, what a great excuse to check out the Silver Gull after their recent renovation and I am so happy that I did! This wonderful beachfront gem is hidden... More 

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Thank egtact
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Silver Gull is located right next to the Johnny Mercer Pier. It has great protected parking. At check in, Shelly was so happy and helpful. We were fortunate to get a third floor room. It was well appointed and clean. The balcony view and the view from the bed are lovely. The Silver Gull could use some updating but... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Great little hotel in a fantastic location! ...and the warm welcome of the staff made my stay here even better! Friendly, helpful, kind, and made me feel like family. Can't wait to come back from another stay!

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Thank Elaine F
1 review
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We really enjoyed our stay at the Silver Gull. I had spoken to Rob on the phone and found him to be very pleasant and extremely helpful. All that he had to say about the motel and the location was accurate! We stayed in a beautiful, remodeled room on the third floor, with a spectacular view!! The room had a... More 

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Thank Lisa W
North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Silver Gull Motel is absolutely awesome! Do yourself a favor and book here for your next stay in Wrightsville. Great price, great location and very clean. We parked the car for the weekend and never used it again. Lots of stuff in reasonable walking distance. Staff is very knowledgeable of the local area and were very helpful in helping you... More 

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Thank TheClarksons2011
1 review
Reviewed 8 October 2016

There has been significant upgrades to the rooms from new flat screen tv's to the bathroom. I was impressed with the improvements! The motel is right on the beach and beside Johnnie Mercer pier. I will stay there again in the future!

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Thank Alan S
Tom C, Manager at Silver Gull Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. The Silver Gull Motel owners and staff have put a lot of time and money into the complete renovations that took place over several months at the beginning of this year. We hope you'll come down and see us again soon. More 

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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing time when we spent the weekend at the Silver Gull in August! The staff at the front desk was friendly, had great restaurant suggestions and was more than helpful! The rooms were clean and sheets and towels were replaced even when we were only staying 2 nights! We plan on making this trip a family tradition... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed 6 October 2016

It's always a treat for us to stay in a place that isn't one of those corporate conglomerate cookie cutter hotels. Loved the 60's Mid Century Modern style architecture and staying right on the beach. This place is great and a good value for the price.

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Thank WyAtlanta
North Canton, Ohio
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Having never been to Wrightsville Beach, online, I checked out a couple hotels on the beach and found the Silver Gull Motel. After talking with Shelly for 30 seconds I knew we found the right place! Booked it immediately and was even more pleased once we arrived. It is exactly what you want in a hotel room - clean, clean,... More 

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Thank CaptNeverSayNever
Tom C, Manager at Silver Gull Motel, responded to this review

Thanks, Captain! Your review makes us feel hip AND accomplished. We have been working hard since we opened back up after extensive renovations this year to make the Silver Gull Motel the cleanest and friendliest beach motel on the Carolina coast (read: the world). Please come back and see us soon when you can. We look forward to having you... More 

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came down to Wrightsville Beach for the first time to spend time with his mom and stepdad who were visiting from New York for the first time as well. They are looking for possible places to retire. They stayed at the Blockade Runner, we could not afford that resort so we got a great deal at... More 

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Thank Jessica W

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you're visiting the coast for business or pleasure, we'll make certain your stay at The Silver Gull in beautiful Wrightsville Beach is one you'll long remember. Only a wide beach stands between you and the majestic Atlantic Ocean. Restaurants, shops, and Johnnie Mercer's Pier are within walking distance. The Silver Gull it all - convenience, comfort, and best yet, that personal touch. So come see us. We're open year round. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silver Gull Motel

Address: 20 East Salisbury Street, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
Region: United States > North Carolina > Wrightsville Beach
Price Range: £67 - £150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Silver Gull Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Silver Gull Hotel Wrightsville Beach
Silver Gull Wrightsville Beach
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
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“Rooms on the back side away from Johnnie Mercer's Pier parking are quieter and all have an ocean view from the balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles egtact, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Third floor, end rooms have the best view!”
 of 5 bubbles lisawS7486QN, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“North side rooms have a great view of the Johnnie Mercer pier as well as the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles CaptNeverSayNever, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“spring for the oceanfront room, it is worth the extra couple of dollars.”
 of 5 bubbles phillipb921, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Great Experience”
 of 5 bubbles 566jeffreya, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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